Tropical Shipping is committed to providing the highest levels of service, security and efficiency that our customers have come to expect. As the premier carrier to and from the Caribbean, we partner with Horizon Lines for service between the northeastern United States and Puerto Rico, where cargo destined for the Caribbean is transshipped onboard Tropical vessels and carried to its final port of discharge.
Effective April 11, 2013, Horizon Lines will move its northeastern United States terminal operations from Port Elizabeth, NJ to the Port of Philadelphia, PA. Service to and from San Juan, Puerto Rico will depart and arrive through Philadelphia, PA beginning April 11, 2013.
The first Horizon Lines southbound sailing will depart the Port of Philadelphia, PA to San Juan, Puerto Rico on April 11, 2013. The first northbound sailing from San Juan will depart on April 7, 2013 and arrive in Philadelphia on April 11, 2013.